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Apr 26, 2022

French Cuban twin sisters Ibeyi (Naomi Díaz and Lisa-Kaindé Díaz) have shared a cover of Black Flag’s 1981 song “Rise Above.” The cover features London artist BERWYN. It is the latest release from their forthcoming album, Spell 31, which will be out on May 6 via XL. More

Mar 30, 2022

French Cuban twin sisters Ibeyi (Naomi Díaz and Lisa-Kaindé Díaz) have shared a video for their new single, the Jorja Smith collaboration “Lavender & Red Roses.” It is the latest release from their forthcoming album, Spell 31, which will be out on May 6 via XL. More

10 Best Songs of the Week: Caroline Polachek, The Beths, Everything Everything, and More

Plus Sunflower Bean, Spoon, Sharon Van Etten, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Feb 11, 2022

Welcome to the sixth Songs of the Week of 2022. More

Feb 11, 2022

French Cuban twin sisters Ibeyi (Naomi Díaz and Lisa-Kaindé Díaz) have announced a new album, Spell 31, and shared its first single, “Sister 2 Sister,” via a video for the song. More

Ibeyi Share Video for New Song “Recurring Dream”

From New Film How To Stop a Recurring Dream

Mar 09, 2021

French Cuban twin sisters Ibeyi (Naomi Díaz and Lisa-Kaindé Díaz) have shared a video for a new song titled “Recurring Dream.” The song was written and composed for Ed Morris’ feature film debut How to Stop a Recurring Dream. The duo previously collaborated with Morris, who directed the videos for their songs “River,” “Ghosts,” and “Deathless.” More

Sep 28, 2017

French Cuban twin sisters Ibeyi (Naomi Díaz and Lisa-Kaindé Díaz) are releasing a new album, Ash, tomorrow (September 29) via XL. Previously they shared a surreal video for “Deathless” (a song that features Kamasi Washington on saxophone), as well as a video for “Me Voy” (the duo’s first song entirely in Spanish, it featured two-time Latin Grammy winning rapper Mala Rodriguez). More

Sep 15, 2017

French Cuban twin sisters Ibeyi (Naomi Díaz and Lisa-Kaindé Díaz) are releasing a new album, Ash, on September 29 via XL. Previously they shared a surreal video for “Deathless” (a song that features Kamasi Washington on saxophone). More

Aug 31, 2017

French Cuban twin sisters Ibeyi (Naomi Díaz and Lisa-Kaindé Díaz) have announced a new album, Ash, and shared a video for a new song, “Deathless,” which features Kamasi Washington on saxophone. Ash is due out September 29 via XL. More

May 14, 2015

This weekend Brighton, England hosts The Great Escape Festival. Under the Radar has photographer Michael Burnell shooting on our behalf. Check out his gallery of images from the first night of the fest featuring Allusondrugs, Baby Queens, Casi, Common Tongues, Ibeyi, Jack Garratt, Lapsley, Queen Kwong, and Violet Skies. More




Reviews

Apr 02, 2015

Even though she is only just over two years old, this was the third SXSW for my daughter Rose (she first attended as a two-and-a-half-month-old, spending most of the time in the hotel room with my wife Wendy’s mother). More

Mar 28, 2015

Ibeyi opened their set at Music Hall of Williamsburg with “Ghosts,” one of the more acoustic tracks on their XL-released self-titled debut album. More